Nov 27, 2012 12:00am PST
being supremely evil. larry hagman. he played the baddest bad guy on tv, j.r. ewing. who else could have possibly delivered lines like these. >> revenge is never stupid, darling, it's the single best feeling in the world. a man has to learn to keep his tomatoes on top. >> larry was a brilliant actor beneath the sinister smirk. died on friday in a dallas hospital with his co-stars and best friends, linda gray and patrick duffy by his side. i talked to them in june. listen to what larry told me about playing j.r. do you like being, for what you were, the most evil man on television? >> well, you know, i don't think i was an evil man, i was just like a texas businessman, that's all. >> yeah, evil. >> they keep bringing that up. >> i'm just doing what people do for business. >> you can't start distancing yourself from being evil. j.r. was wonderfully evil. constantly scheming and plotting, even against his own family. that's evil. did you like the reputation in. >> of course i do, it's wonderful. >> after that interview, larry hagman gave me a j.r. style hat
Nov 26, 2012 10:00pm PST
>> after that interview, larry hagman gave me a j.r. style hat of my own. i look at it and remember j.r.'s mantra, don't forgive, never forget and do unto others before they do unto you. they don't make baddies like j.r. any more, they don't make many actors like larry hagman any more, he will be missed. we begin keeping them honest, not taking sides, just seeking the truth. talks to diffuse the year end budget bomb. and the difference between washington progress and real progress. americans say they want real progress and real give and take to get there. 72% in our new cnn poll say they want president obama to compromise with republicans on taxes and spending. and an identical 72% want republicans to do the same, compromise with the other side. as for what compromise should entile, 67%, more than 2 in 3 favor a mix of spending cuts and tax increases. that's what they say real progress would look like. keeping them honest, though, real progress is one thing, washington progress is another. so far at least, we're seeing much more of the second and the first and we're getting late new
Nov 26, 2012 6:00pm PST
" -- farewell, j.r. >> i don't fear death. death, everybody's got to do that. >> "dallas" legend larry hagman's final hours. linda gray and patrick duffy at hagman's final hours. linda gray and patrick duffy at his side.
Nov 26, 2012 4:00pm PST
. memorial service for the dallas actor larry hagman set to take place this week in los angeles. dallas we are told they will be private and invitation-only. hagman started in i dream of jeanne as major tony nelson. probably best known for texas man j.r. ewing in dallas. he was filming a show. he was 81. well, in miami, you know the afternoon shower happens. they happen during football games. but this weekend it was a beautiful day in miami. yet the players were all wet. sprinklers came on during the game. it was weird. hang on. [ male announcer ] when was the last time something made your jaw drop? campbell's has 24 new soups that will make it drop over, and over again. ♪ from jammin' jerk chicken, to creamy gouda bisque. see what's new from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. but with advair, i'm breathing better. so now i can be in the scene. advair is clinically proven to help significantly improve lung function. unlike most copd medications, advair contains both an anti-inflammatory and a long-acting bronchodilator working together to help improve your lung function all day.
Nov 27, 2012 1:00am PST
do unto you. they don't make baddies like j.r. any more, they don't make many actors like larry hagman >>> compromise with republicans on taxes and spending. an identical 72% want republicans to do the same. compromise with the other side. as for what compromise should entail, 67%, more than two and three favor a mix of spending cuts and tax increases. that's what they say real progress would look like. keeping them honest, though, real progress is one thing, washington progress is another. so far at least we're seeing much more of the second than the first. we're getting late new word that any progress might be stalled. more on that shortly. republican lawmakers standing up in a limited way to a beltway power broker named grover norquist over the 1980s era pledge, he pressures them to sign, promising not to raise taxes. any taxes. ever. >> i'm not obligated on the pledge, i made tennessee ans aware i am honoring the oath i take when i'm sworn in this january. >> that's one of the handful of republican lawmakers repudiating the pledge. he joins us shortly. i'll ask him to be mor
Nov 26, 2012 5:00pm PST
at 8, see you then. >>> what "dallas" star larry hagman admitted to us about his health before his passing. i'm kevin frazier in new york city. "the insider" is on. >> i know i'm old now. >> what's your prognosis? >> well, it's in remission now, so, i guess we'll make it for another 100 years. >> hagman's hopes of beating throat cancer. our unaired "insider" sitdown. >> they gave me a lot of time off for radiation and chemo. >> what will happen to his tv show after the loss? >> his tv niece in mourning today.